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Design of VHF and UHF communications air/ground antennas

F. Farrar

Design of VHF and UHF communications air/ground antennas

final report

by F. Farrar

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Published by The Service, National Technical Information Service [distributor in Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air traffic control -- United States.,
  • Aeronautics -- United States -- Communication systems.,
  • Antennas (Electronics)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementF. Farrar, D. Schaubert, H. Jones ; prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, Systems Research & Development Service.
    ContributionsSchaubert, D., Jones, H., United States. Federal Aviation Administration. Systems Research and Development Service., Harry Diamond Laboratories (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 55 p. :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17825631M

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